Virtual Networking Tools

Virtual Networking Tools

Virtual Networking Tools include a Virtual Networking Support (VNS) Grant and Virtual Mobility (VM) Grants. The DE-PASS Virtual Networking Support Manager (VNSM) will develop, manage, promote and implement the Virtual Networking strategy and the Virtual Mobility (VM) grants for DE-PASS. The Virtual Mobility (VM) Grant supports members of DE-PASS to foster collaboration in a virtual setting, to exchange knowledge, learn new techniques, disseminate Action results, etc. VM Grants support a specific activity or activities that do not necessarily require in-person presence but are collaborative in nature (i.e. working with other DE-PASS Action participants). The VM activity or activities should contribute to the stated Research Coordination and Capacity Building objectives of DE-PASS and/or the stated WG (1-4) objectives or deliverables.

DE-PASS Call for Virtual Mobility Grant Applications

Rolling Call

Opens Thursday 15th July, 2021. Final deadline for applications (if all grants are not awarded): 27th August 2021, 17.00.

CALL IS NOW CLOSED
Number of Grants

6

Value of Grants

Up to a maximum of €1,500

Who Can apply

DE-PASS Action members with a primary affiliation to an institution located in a COST Full or Cooperating Member country or MC Observers from a COST Near Neighbour Country. (Additional information in Call document)

VM Grant Activity

The format for VM Grants is flexible and applications should propose a specific activity or activities that do not necessarily require in-person presence but are collaborative in nature (i.e. working with other DE-PASS Action participants). The VM Grant applications should contribute to the stated Research Coordination and Capacity Building objectives of DE-PASS and/or the stated WG (1-4) objectives or deliverables. (Suggested activities in Call document)

Application Procedure

Application via e-COST

Contact

Rhoda Sohun (DE-PASS Virtual Networking Support Manager)
Email: Rhoda.Sohun@ul.ie

Additional Information

Please review Call document for additional information on eligibility, financial rules and requirements, priority areas, evaluation criteria and next steps.

Other Activities

STSMs

Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs) are exchange visits aimed at supporting individual mobility, serving as a key tool to support DE-PASS (CA19101). They allow participating scientists to visit an institution or laboratory in another Participating DE-PASS COST Country.

ITC Conference Grants

ITC Conference Grants are aimed at supporting Early Career Investigators (ECI) and PhD students from Participating ITC to attend international science and technology related conferences, events or activities topic relevant to the DE-PASS network, Work Groups and Deliverables.

Training Schools

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